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HawaiianTel restores service to all but 500 customers in Puna

Hawaiian Telcom restored service to more than 1,000 customers in the Puna District over the past two days, bringing the total number of customers out of service to about 500. Thousands of damaged wires needed to be spliced together.

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Kona Surf N’ Sandals now at Queens’ MarketPlace

Kona Surf N’ Sandals now at Queens’ MarketPlace

MEDIA RELEASE Just around the corner from Anaehoomalu, one of the island’s favorite beaches, is Queens’ MarketPlace, a natural beach resource for visitors and residents alike. With the fresh addition of a new Kona Surf N’ Sandals shop, the shopping center adds another option to help sun-seekers put their best foot forward. Featuring Reef, Sanuk […]

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Rip Curl open at Kings’ Shops

MEDIA RELEASE Kings’ Shops has welcomed Rip Curl to its collection of luxury brand and boutique stores such as Tiffany & Co., Louis Vuitton, Sasha Hawaii, Tori Richard, Macy’s Resort Store as well as Michael Kors opening this fall. Rip Curl is a major Australian designer, manufacturer and retailer of one of the world’s leading […]

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Hawaii Oceanic Technology to deploy Oceansphere in 2015

Hawaii Oceanic Technology to deploy Oceansphere in 2015

MEDIA RELEASE Hawaii Oceanic Technology, Inc., an open ocean fish farming technology company expects to start construction of its first Oceansphere by the end of 2014 with deployment scheduled in 2015. The company was granted its final permit from the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers last year giving it the green light needed to launch […]

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Lumber industry expected to see boost in 2015

MEDIA RELEASE Construction has been one of the hardest hit industries since the economic downturn of 2008/2009, but it has also been on a steady rebound over the last couple of years both nationally and locally. The University of Hawaii Economic Research Organization (UHERO) released its forecast earlier this month, indicating confidence in the growth […]

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State awards $657,388 for workforce development

MEDIA RELEASE The Hawaii State Department of Labor and Industrial Relations has announced the award of six grants designed to strengthen local small businesses through training programs. The grants will be used as seed money to develop innovative education and training curricula in economic sectors identified by Department of Business, Economic Development & Tourism, the […]

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Average retail gasoline prices in Hawaii have risen 0.8 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $4.30/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 355 gas outlets in Hawaii. This compares with the national average that has fallen 1.3 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.43/g, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.

Average gas prices in Hawaii rise 0.8 cents per gallon the past week

Average retail gasoline prices in Hawaii have risen 0.8 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $4.30/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 355 gas outlets in Hawaii. This compares with the national average that has fallen 1.3 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.43/g, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.

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Hawaiian Electric contributes $25K to Hawaii Island United Way

Hawaiʻi Electric Light, Hawaiian Electric and Maui Electric have collectively contributed $25,000 to the Hawaiʻi Island United Way. In addition, contributions from employees of the three utilities will be matched by the Hawaiian Electric Industries Charitable Foundation, up to a total of $10,000.

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Barnwell sells off Hualalai Resort interest

MEDIA RELEASE Barnwell Industries, Inc. has announced it received $2,640,000, net of minority interest, for the sale of its interest in Hualalai Resort. Morton H. Kinzler, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Barnwell, said, “Kaupulehu Investors, LLC, a subsidiary of the company, recently entered into agreements pursuant to which the company will receive $2,720,000 for […]

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Kuikahi Mediation Center elects Gertz to board

MEDIA RELEASE Kuikahi Mediation Center has elected its board of directors for fiscal year July 1, 2014 to June 30, 2015. Attorney, arbitrator, and orchid enthusiast Sandra Song was reelected for a second three-year term. Jeri Gertz was elected as the newest board member of the non-profit community mediation center. “Last November, Jeri Gertz recommended […]

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Average retail gasoline prices in Hawaii have fallen 1.4 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $4.30/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 355 gas outlets in Hawaii. This compares with the national average that has fallen 2.0 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.45/g, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.

Average gas prices in Hawaii fall 1.4 cents per gallon the past week

Average retail gasoline prices in Hawaii have fallen 1.4 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $4.30/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 355 gas outlets in Hawaii. This compares with the national average that has fallen 2.0 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.45/g, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.

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Average retail gasoline prices in Hawaii have fallen 1.6 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $4.31/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 355 gas outlets in Hawaii. This compares with the national average that has fallen 1.7 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.47/g, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.

Average gas prices in Hawaii fall 1.6 cents per gallon the past week

Average retail gasoline prices in Hawaii have fallen 1.6 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $4.31/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 355 gas outlets in Hawaii. This compares with the national average that has fallen 1.7 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.47/g, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.

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